Today we’re making this super easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern, perfect for beginning knitters. If you’ve completed my Absolute Beginner Knitting Series, this project will be really fun for you.

This knit and purl square is great for Valentine’s Day and all year round. You can easily make dishcloths, washcloths, and even a baby blanket by piecing together the squares.

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CLOSER LOOK at the HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

RIGHT AND WRONG SIDES OF THE HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

Right and Wrong Sides of Knitted Work - Easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial.

Spa Day: You can make a really cute gift basket with your knitted washcloths.

Kitchen Upgrade: When knitted in cotton these make great dishcloths, too.

Dishcloths and Washcloths. Easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial.

Baby Blanket: Get really creative with different colors and piece together a sweet and unique heirloom for the newborn in your family.

Blanket from Easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial.


MATERIALS for the HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

Knitting Materials - Easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial.

• Yarn in any weight, fiber, & color of your choice
• Knitting Needles sized appropriately for your yarn
Scissors
Tapestry Needle

My featured samples were created with size 7 US knitting needles and #4 worsted weight yarns cotton yarn.

My Yarn in this post is Sugar ‘N Cream Cotton, perfect for dishcloths and washcloths.


KNITTING TECHNIQUES for the HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

Need to brush up or learn a new technique? Check out my entire library of Knitting Techniques to help you along as you knit up this project.

If you’re new to knitting, you’ll love my Absolute Beginners Knitting Series!

Slip Knot 
• CO = Cast On Long Tail Method
• K = Knit Stitch 
• P = Purl Stitch
• BO = Bind Off
Weave In Ends


PRINTABLE HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

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WRITTEN INSTRUCTIONS for the HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

CAST ON 31 Stitches

GARTER BOTTOM

Row 1: Knit All (Wrong Side)

Row 2: Knit All (Right Side)

Row 3: Knit All

Row 4: Knit All

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GARTER EDGE WITH STOCKINETTE BASE

Row 5: K4, P23, K4

Row 6: Knit All

Row 7: K4, P23, K4

Row 8: Knit All

Row 9: K4, P23, K4

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HEART PATTERN

Row 10: K15, P1, K15

Row 11: K4, P10, K3, P10, K4

Row 12: K13, P5, K13

Row 13: K4, P8, K7, P8, K4

Row 14: K11, P9, K11

Row 15: K4, P6, K11, P6, K4

Row 16: K9, P13, K9

Row 17: K4, P4, K15, P4, K4

Row 18: K7, P17, K7

Row 19: K4, P2, K19, P2, K4

Row 20: K6, P19, K6

Row 21: K4, P2, K19, P2, K4

Row 22: K6, P19, K6

Row 23: K4, P3, K17, P3, K4

Row 24: K8, P7, K1, P7, K8

Row 25: K4, P5, K5, P3, K5, P5, K4

Row 26: K10, P3, K5, P3, K10

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GARTER EDGE WITH STOCKINETTE BASE

Row 27: K4, P23, K4

Row 28: Knit All

Row 29: K4, P23, K4

Row 30: Knit All

Row 31: K4, P23, K4

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GARTER TOP

Row 32: Knit All

Row 33: Knit All

Row 34: Knit All

Row 35: Knit All

BIND OFF


CHART of the HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

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Heart Knit Stitch Pattern Chart by Studio Knit


MORE HEART KNITTING PATTERNS

If you love knitting up pretty hearts, you’ll love these great designs.

Take a look at my most popular heart patterns: Heart Softies, Lace Hearts, Cable Heart.


VIDEO TUTORIAL of the HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

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Easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial.

Easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial.

Easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial.

Heart Knit Stitch Pattern Chart with Video Tutorial by Studio Knit